Re: init.d script dependencies for etch?
On Fri, 01 Apr 2005 16:50:20 +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> I think we need to establish a header format policy, and I suggest
> something similar to debian/control, e.g.
> #!/bin/sh -e
> # init.d script for sshd
> #% Depends: network, iptables
> if "$1" ...
This has been standardized by LSB:
This is not to say that I like the idea of magic comment headers.
> I would prefer this over e.g. starting all init.d scripts at once
> and letting each call its dependencies. This would be very hard to
> implement efficiently.
I missed the beginning of this conversation. I hope it has been said that
the first thing we should do is investigate the several dependency-base
init systems that are already out there. (There are earlier threads about